Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2008
53.9% pass rate
from 165 tests in 2017
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 14% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 10% fail on Stop lamp
    • 9.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on All position lamps (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.61% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 24% fail on Brakes (48% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (79% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels
    • 8.5% fail on Hub components
      • 7.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 3.0% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.4% fail on Components
        • 1.2% fail on Pipes
        • 1.2% fail on Hoses
    • 1.2% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.61% fail on Cable
      • 0.61% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.2% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.61% fail on ABS
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 4.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.8% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Front
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.61% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.61% fail on Spring mounting
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
    • 3.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.61% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.5% fail on Steering
    • 3.0% fail on Steering system
      • 2.4% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.8% fail on Power steering
      • 1.2% fail on Operation
      • 0.61% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.61% fail on Other components
    • 0.61% fail on Steering control
      • 0.61% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.61% fail on Universal joint
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.61% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.61% fail on Condition
  • 3.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.61% fail on Pipe
      • 0.61% fail on System
  • 1.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.61% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.61% fail on Body condition
    • 0.61% fail on Load security
      • 0.61% fail on Loading door
  • 0.61% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.61% fail on Registration plate